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Cotton godown fire rages on after 13 hours in Karachi’s SITE...

Recently a Category-3 fire that started at a cotton go-down in Karachi’s SITE Industrial Area was still raging on 13 hours after it was...

Cotton USA shares sustainability story at HKDF

Cotton USA shared US cotton’s sustainability story at the recently held Hong Kong Denim Festival (HKDF), sponsored by CreateTHK and organized by Vocational Training...

Prices remain firm in Punjab cotton market

Lint prices stayed firm on the cotton market on Monday amid cautious selling by ginners, dealers said. The official spot rate was unchanged at...

Cotton prices go up on strong demand

Cotton prices moved higher on Tuesday amid increased demand from some leading textile spinners as they replenished their stocks from the local market, fearing...

Facilitating imported cotton

Despite being the fourth largest cotton producing country in the world, Pakistan’s cotton crop has continued to show dismal performance over the years. Naturally...

Cotton exports likely to cross 65 lakh bales

According to industry experts, the country has exported close to 10 lakh bales of cotton so far to Bangladesh, Vietnam and Indonesia this kharif...

Egypt allocates LE24 billion to develop textile sector and cotton industry

To modernize the state owned textile sector, Egyptian government has allotted LE24 billion, which may still increase. Under the supervision of the Ministry of...

Govt. to develop best quality cotton seed for higher yield

Dr Ghazanfar, additional secretary of agriculture said that the govt. was striving hard to develop best quality cotton seed varieties for getting higher yield. At...

Advisory against CLCV cotton crop disease – Whitefly attack

Cotton Lead Curl Virus (CLCV) attack is susceptible to cotton crop this year because of climatic change. To mitigate and control this disease effect,...

Stagnant rainwater causes cotton plant death

Punjab agriculture department has advised the cotton and fruit growers to ensure proper care of the plants during the hot weather to get good...